MIKE ROSS

Slaight Family Director of Music, Resident Artist, Director, Performer, Actor

Biography

Born in Charlottetown P.E.I., raised in Toms River, New Jersey.

SLAIGHT FAMILY DIRECTOR OF MUSIC, RESIDENT ARTIST, SOULPEPPER 2018/19: Co-creator: Rose. Sound Designer & Music Director: Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom.

FOR SOULPEPPER: Selected: Sound Designer & Composer: Of Human Bondage. Composer, Co-Adaptor, Music Director & Performer: Spoon River. Composer: The Dybbuk. Sound Designer & Composer: Of Human Bondage. Composer, Arranger, & Music Director: Marat/Sade. Co-Creator: Alligator Pie. Actor: Angels in America, Glenn, True West, Alligator Pie, Death of a Salesman, Oh What a Lovely War. Co-Creator: (re)Birth: E.E. Cummings in Song.

OTHER THEATRE: Assassins (Talk is Free/Birdland); Fire, Dirty Rotten Scoundrels (Theatre Calgary); No Great Mischief, Molière (Tarragon).

OTHER: Five Dora Awards, two Robert Merritt Awards. Graduate of the Soulpepper Academy.